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Summary of 2016-17 Programs

We are providing a summary of the Programs to be held during this next season. Please scroll down for further details regarding the speakers and their talks:

Sunday, September 25, 2016 - Our three scholars will speak on their experiences at The Globe Theatre and Edinburgh University;

Sunday, October 16, 2016 - Professor David Venturo of TCNJ will trace the early musical influences on the Beatles - the Fab Four;

Sunday, November 13, 2016 - Anne Waldron Neumann will examine what it is about Jane Austen that fascinates devoted readers and scholars alike;

Monday, January 2, 2017 -  Annual New Year's Party for members only

Sunday, January 15, 2017 - Professor B.J. Rahn, an expert on British crime fiction will explain how Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes stories help us to understand crime and detection in the Victorian era;

Sunday, February 26, 2017 - Annual Shakespeare Competition for High School Students;

Sunday, March 26, 2017 - Peter Ham will speak on Politics in the Garden. Who knew that the casual gardening style was once a political statement;

Sunday, April 30, 2017 - Architectural historian Joan Berkey will speak on the England and New England influences in the Colonial Architecture of Southern New Jersey

Sunday, May 21, 2017 - John Burkhalter and Sheldon Eldridge play Unheard Music and discuss related 18th Century Literature;

June 2017 - To be determined. British Film and Puddings Night Under the Stars.


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